NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — The Medcan Clinic in Toronto will offer a genetic test that predicts patient response to the anti-clotting drug warfarin in Canada, under an agreement it signed with PGXL laboratories.
 
Medcan, a preventive health care clinic focused on identifying health risks before symptoms occur, said on Dec. 18 that it has signed an agreement with Louisville, Ky.-based PGXL to offer the warfarin test, which detects variations in the CYP2C9 and VCORC1 genes that are linked to warfarin response.
 

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